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Andrew Jackson Signed Patent

[P] Andrew Jackson as President and Edward Livingston Signed Patent For Improvement In Fly Net [American President] [Science & Technology] [Supreme Court Justice] Not Framed.

Document signed "Andrew Jackson" as President, and "Edw.[ard] Livingston" as Secretary of State, and "R.[oger] B. Taney" as Attorney General; Washington, June 22, 1832, one page on vellum, with embossed white wafer and parts of the red wax presidential seal.

In sample frame. Framing is extra.

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James Madison Free Frank

James Madison Free Frank with Autograph Letter Signed from William Thornton Re Patent requirements [American President]

Autograph letter signed by William Thornton as Superintendant of the Patent Office, sent under cover of free frank signed by James Madison as U.S. Secretary of State, one page, April 26, 1806. 9.75 x 7.75 in.



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James Monroe, John Q. Adams Signed Patent

[P] James Monroe as President and John Quincy Adams Signed Patent for Improvement in Machine for Cutting straw, hay, stalks & other kinds of fodder, for cattle; for cutting rags and ropes for paper-making; & also tobacco for smoking [American President] [Science & Technology]

Document signed "James Monroe" as President and "John Quincy Adams" as Secretary of State, and "W[illia]m Wirt" as Attorney General; Washington, D.C., February 13, 1818, one page, vellum, with white paper presidential seal and ribbon. Includes a two page description of the invention. To Alpheus Bigelow. A rare paper & tobacco related patent!

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George Washington Signed Patent

[P] George Washington as President and Edmund Randolph Signed Patent for Improvement in the Mode of Shearing Woolen or other Clothes [American President] [Science & Technology]

Document signed “G:o Washington” as President and “Edm:[und] Randolph” as Secretary of State, and “W[illia]m Bradford” as Attorney General; Philadelphia, January 31, 1795, one page, vellum, with white paper presidential seal and ribbon. Includes a description of the invention, signed by the inventor, Samuel Kellogg. Accompanied by a description of the invention: “Power is applied to a crank, from whence the operation is given by means of a Strap or Pitman...” Washington-signed patents are exceedingly rare.

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Andrew Jackson Signed Patent

[P] Andrew Jackson as President and John Forsythe Signed Patent for Improvement in the Method of Heating Houses, Ships, & Other Places Denominated "Cochran’s Steam Fire Place" [American President] [Science & Technology] [Maritime Document]

Document signed "Andrew Jackson" as President and "John Forsyth" as Secretary of State, and "B[enjamin] F. Butler" as Attorney General; Washington, D.C., July 18, 1834, one page, vellum, with white paper presidential seal and ribbon. Includes a one page description of the invention, signed by the inventor.

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James Monroe and John Q. Adams Signed Patent

ww3: James Monroe as President and John Quincy Adams Signed Patent for Improvement in Archimedian Screws [American President] [Science & Technology]

Document signed "James Monroe" as President and "John Quincy Adams" as Secretary of State, and "W[illia]m Wirt" as Attorney General to James Cooper; Washington, D.C., December 14, 1819, one page, vellum, with white paper presidential seal and ribbon. Includes a one-half page description of the invention: “The improvement consists in doubling the spiral chamber that carries the water, instead of its being a single channel, as is the case in the Archimedian Screw.”



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Andrew Jackson Signed Patent

[P] Andrew Jackson as President and John Forsyth Signed Patent for Improvement in the Machine for Grinding Grain [American President] [Science & Technology]

Document signed "Andrew Jackson" as President and "John Forsyth" as Secretary of State, and "B[enjamin] F. Butler" as Attorney General; Washington, D.C., August 19, 1834, one page, vellum, with white paper presidential seal and ribbon. Includes a one and one-thirds page description of the invention, signed by the inventor.

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Thomas Jefferson and James Madison Signed Patent

On Hold: cxs: Thomas Jefferson as President and James Madison Signed Patent for Improvement in Power Obtained by the Rising and Falling of the Tide to Give Motion to All Kinds of Machinery [American President] [Declaration Signer] [Science & Technology]

Document signed "Th: Jefferson" as President and "James Madison" as Secretary of State, and "Levi Lincoln" as Attorney General to John Staples, Jr.; Washington, D.C., March 18, 1803, one page, vellum, with white paper presidential seal. Signed patent for an improvement in hydro-power obtained by the rising and falling of the tide to give motion to all kinds of machinery. Before the widespread use of steam engines, water was the primary power supply for American industry.



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James Buchanan Signed Patent

ww: James Buchanan Signed Patent for Improvement "In the Horse Power" of a Drive Shaft [American President] [Science & Technology]

Document signed "James Buchanan" as Secretary of State, and "Edmund Burke" as Commissioner of Patents; Washington, D.C., June 27, 1846, one page, vellum, with white paper Patent Office seal and ribbon. Includes a three page description of the invention, signed by the inventor, and with drawing of the invention.

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Andrew Jackson Signed Patent

[P] Andrew Jackson as President and Louis M. Lane Signed Patent for Improvement in the Endless Chain Pump [American President] [Science & Technology]

Document signed "Andrew Jackson" as President and "Louis M. Lane" as Secretary of State, and "B[enjamin] F. Butler" as Attorney General to John A. Pitts & Hiram A. Pitts; Washington, D.C., April 28, 1834, one page, vellum, with white paper presidential seal and ribbon. Includes a one and one-half page description of the invention, signed by the inventor, and with drawing of the invention.

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James Monroe and John Q. Adams Signed Patent

[P] James Monroe as President and John Quincy Adams Signed Patent for Improvement in the Thrashing Machine [American President] [Science & Technology]

Document signed "James Monroe" as President and " John Quincy Adams" as Secretary of State, and "W[illia]m Wirt" as Attorney General to Andrew Noble; Washington, D.C., January 12, 1824, one page, vellum, with white paper presidential seal and ribbon. Includes a three and one-half page description of the invention, signed by the inventor.

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John Quincy Adams Signed Patent

cxs: [P] John Quincy Adams as President and Henry Clay Signed Patent for Improvement in Preserving Timber Used in the Construction of Wooden Locks for Canals Relating to the Erie Canal [American President] [Science & Technology]

Document signed "John Quincy Adams" as President and "H[enry] Clay" as Secretary of State, and "W[illia]m Wirt" as Attorney General to Simeon Guilford; Washington, D.C., July 10, 1826, one page, vellum, with white paper presidential seal and ribbon. Includes a two-thirds page description of the invention, signed by the inventor.

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Andrew Jackson and Martin Van Buren DS

ww: Andrew Jackson as President and Martin Van Buren Signed Patent for "New and Useful Improvement in the Steam Engine" [American President] [Science & Technology]

Document signed "Andrew Jackson" as President and "M. Van Buren" as Secretary of State, and "J[oh]n: Macpherson Berrien" as Attorney General to Charles Potts; Washington, D.C., May 31, 1830, one page, vellum, with white paper presidential seal and ribbon. Includes a three and three-quarter page description of the invention, signed by the inventor, and with drawing of the invention.

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Andrew Jackson Signed Patent

[P] Andrew Jackson as President and Asbury Dickins Signed Patent for Improvement in the Dead Spindle for Spinning Cotton called the Friction Axis [American President] [Science & Technology]

Document signed "Andrew Jackson" as President and "Asbury Dickins" as Secretary of State, and "B[enjamin] F. Butler" as Attorney General to Henry G. Davis; Washington, D.C., September 9, 1835, one page, vellum, with white paper presidential seal and ribbon. Includes a one and one-half page description of the invention, signed by the inventor.

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James Madison Signed Patent

[P] James Madison as President and Robert Smith Signed Patent for Improvement in the Diving Dress to be used in the Company of a Boat or Alone [American President] [Science & Technology]

Document signed "James Madison" as President and "R[obert] Smith" as Secretary of State, and "C[aesar] A. Rodney" as Attorney General to Chauncy Hall; Washington, D.C., December 24, 1810, one page, vellum, with white paper presidential seal and ribbon. Includes a three and three-quarter page description of the invention, signed by the inventor.

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James Madison Signed Patent

[P] James Madison as President and Robert Smith Signed Patent for Improvement in Machine for Pumping [American President] [Science & Technology]

Document signed "James Madison" as President and "R[obert] Smith" as Secretary of State, and "C[aesar] A. Rodney" as Attorney General to Royal Yeamans; Washington, D.C., May 28, 1810, one page on vellum, with a one and one-third page description of the invention, signed by the inventor.

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Andrew Jackson Signed Patent

[P] ww3: Andrew Jackson as President and Louis McLane Signed Patent [American President] [Science & Technology]

Document signed Andrew Jackson as President and Louis McLane as Secretary of State for “improvement in comb making, and welding or cementing horns, hoofs, whalebone and the scraps waste.” Document also signed by Benjamin F. Butler as Attorney General. To Arad B. Newton, March 31, 1834. One page.



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Andrew Jackson Signed Patent

[P] Andrew Jackson as President and Edward Livingston Signed Patent for Improvement in the Mode of Preparing and Applying Fomentations in Sickness and Surgery [American President] [Science & Technology] [Supreme Court Justice]

Document signed "Andrew Jackson" as President and "Edw[ard] Livingston" as Secretary of State, and "R[oger] B. Taney" as Attorney General to Timothy L. Jennison; Washington, D.C., August 30, 1832, one page, vellum, with white paper presidential seal and ribbon. Includes a two and one-half page description of the invention, improvement in the “mode of preparing and applying fomentations in sickness & surgery.” Signed by the inventor, and with drawing of the invention.

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Calvin Coolidge and Herbert Hoover DS

Calvin Coolidge as President and Herbert Hoover Signed Appointment to Examiner-in-chief of the U.S. Patent Office. [American President]

Document signed Calvin Coolidge, as president, Herbert Hoover, as Secretary of Commerce, appointing Eugene Landers. December 21, 1927, one page.

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James Monroe as President and John Quincy Adams Signed Patent

James Monroe as President and John Quincy Adams Signed Patent for Improvement in the Machine for Planting Indian Corn [American President] [Science & Technology]

Document signed "James Monroe" as President and "John Quincy Adams" as Secretary of State, and "W[illia]m Wirt" as Attorney General to Andrew Cock; Washington, D.C., March 20, 1821, one page on vellum, with embossed white wafer and red wax presidential seal, and ribbon. Includes a two and one-quarter page description of the invention, signed by the inventor.

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Andrew Jackson Signed Patent

[P] Andrew Jackson as President and John Forsyth Signed Patent for Improvement in the Stove [American President] [Science & Technology]

Document Signed for improvement in the stove. Accompanied by a one-and-a-half page description of the invention, signed by Mott: “What I claim as my improvement...is the casting the entire front thereof in one piece, in the manner set forth...” Document also signed by Benjamin F. Butler as Attorney General. To Jordan L. Mott, July 21, 1835. One page.



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Jacob Thompson Signed Patent

Jacob Thompson as Secretary of the Interior Signed Patent for Improvement in Railroad Brakes [Science & Technology]

Document Signed for an improvement in railroad brakes. Accompanied by a two-page description and one page of illustrations of the invention. To C.F. Solomon, March 30, 1858. One page.



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Andrew Jackson Signed Patent

[P] Andrew Jackson As President And Asbury Dickins Signed Patent For A Machine For Mortising Sash Doors And Blinds And Other Articles [American President] [Science & Technology]

Document Signed for a machine for mortising sash doors and blinds and other articles. Accompanied by four drawings of the invention and a one-and-a-half page description. Document also signed by Benjamin F. Butler as Attorney General. To Ira Gay, May 29, 1835. One page. Signed on verso by Henry L. Ellsworth as Commissioner of Patents, noting that the patent had to be re-recorded at the Patent Office on April 29, 1837.

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John Forsyth as Secretary of State Signed Patent for an Improvement in the Mortise Latch for Fastening Doors [Science & Technology]

Document Signed for an improvement in the mortise latch for fastening doors. Accompanied by a one-page drawing and a one-and-a-half page description of the invention. To Charles Gay, of Nashua, New Hampshire, September 28, 1837.

Patent signed by John Forsyth as Secretary of State and Henry L. Ellsworth as Commissioner of Patents

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Jacob Thompson Signed Patent

Jacob Thompson as Secretary of the Interior Signed Patent for an Improvement in the Threshing Machine [Science & Technology]

Document Signed for improvement in the threshing machine for beating off Pea Nuts from their Vines. Accompanied by a one-page drawing and a one-and-a-half page description of the invention. To Thomas L. Colville and Samuel Shepard, October 20, 1857.



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Jacob Thompson Signed Patent

Jacob Thompson as Secretary of the Interior Signed Patent for an Improved Mathematical Dividers [Science & Technology]

Document Signed for Improved Mathematical Dividers [calipers]. Accompanied by a one-page drawing and one-page description of the invention. To John E. Earle, with rights also shared with Samuel Shepard, January 5, 1858. One page.



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Thomas Pinckney ALS

(syy) Thomas Pinckney Autograph Letter Signed Regarding Patents And New American Inventions [Science & Technology]

Autograph letter signed “Thomas Pinckney” to General Read, Mou...neville, June 18, 1809. Three pages. Pinckney’s reference to “Denale” may refer to James Deneale, Jr., from Virginia, who had been granted patents for a thrashing machine (1804) and a “perpetual oven” (1806).

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Andrew Jackson Signed Patent

[P] Andrew Jackson as President and John Forsyth Signed Patent for an Improvement in the Piano Forte [American President] [Science & Technology]

Document Signed for an improvement in the Piano Forte. Accompanied by a one-page description of the invention: “...an entire and distinct frame of solid cast iron...” On verso is an endorsement signed by Isaiah Clark, transferring patent title to William Wiswell, D. Bloodget, and I. Cooper for $46, Cincinnati, May 26 1836. Document also signed by B. F. Butler as Attorney General. To Isaiah Clark, March 2, 1836. One page.

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